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This resource has been developed as part of a HEA/JISC Open Educational Resources (OER) Phase Three Programme: Promoting UK OER Internationally. It is designed to be a practical guide for Business academics transitioning to work in the United Kingdom (UK) Higher Education (HE) sector. It is divided into four parts: preparing to work in the UK; settling into the UK HE sector; strategies for long term success, appendices including checklists and jargon buster. It works on a simple question and answer basis, covering general question areas, teaching and learning, research and scholarly activity and administration. Checklists cover: preparing to work in the UK, coping from day one; preparing to deliver a module; preparing a module handbook; preparing a coursework assignment; beginning research; build your own meetings schedule; build your own workload model.